Movies like Lolo 1993

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Lolo (1993)
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Lolo (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Lolo lives in a poor neighborhood on the outskirts of Mexico City. One day he is assaulted and injured out of the factory where he works. After a week of hospitalization, Lolo loses his job and is forced to seek sustenance. The accidental death of an elderly woman, whom Lolo trying to steal a watch that his mother had insisted, facing the young people in your neighborhood and forces him to flee, full of guilt and shame.
Plot: gang, investigation, murder, corruption, poverty

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Most similar movies to Lolo

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and rough films with plots about murder, investigation, corruption, gang, crimes, police and deadly mostly in Thriller, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like Lolo: The Bricklayers (1976), El profeta Mimi (1973), Mad Drivers (1978), Las Poquianchis (1976), The Human Hyena (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Bricklayers (1976)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 122 min.
Story: When a worker is found murdered on the construction side, the investigation swiftly turns from things criminal to the political circumstances surrounding the building itself. Widespread corruption and neglect by the builder himself are seen to have ...
Plot: death, murder, investigation, corruption, poverty, police brutality, janitor
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El profeta Mimi (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Childhood trauma and religious repression causes little boy to grow up and murder prostitutes.
Plot: murder, prostitution, poverty, investigation, religion, prophet, preacher, crimes, religious
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Mad Drivers (1978)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Spoiled rich boys get into drag-racing and end up in beeg trobbles.
Plot: guilt, rebellious youth, car race, accident, arrest, affair, murder, motorcycle, father son conflict, corruption
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Las Poquianchis (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In the middle 70's in the mexican state of Guanajuato, authorities discover a clandestine burial ground, the corpses were from murdered prostitutes. the suspects are three sisters known as "Las Poquianchis" The sisters were very ...
Style: suspense
Plot: murder, killing spree, organized crime, prostitute, sister sister relationship, rape, violence, torture, investigation, prostitution, brothel, poverty ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Human Hyena (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The dead body of a young man who was kidnapped is found, the police looks for the kidnappers as a web of corruption its uncovered in the police department.
Plot: police, corruption, kidnapping, murder, corrupt, crimes
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Death Benefit (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Steven Keeney is a big corporate lawyer who decides to take on a small-time murder case to discover the true circumstances behind the death of a young girl. Virginia McGinnis is the one suspected of pushing the women off the cliff to collect on a ...
Plot: investigation, justice, lawyer, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.9
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Blackout (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A police officer suspects that a local husband and father who has recently undergone facial surgery because of injuries received in a car accident is in reality the same man who committed a quadruple murder several years before.
Style: neo noir
Plot: investigation, nudity (full frontal - brief), gangsters, murder, city, sex, private detective, blood
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47%
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Gang in Blue (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A black police officer discovers a cell of white supremacist vigilantes within his department.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, racism, investigation, police, corruption, graphic violence, police investigation, juvenile delinquency, rivalry, special agents, blind ambition, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Los ojos de un niño (1982)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Little boy learns of his stepmother's infidelity and later witnesses a murder... but the shocks have thrown him into a hysterical paralysis, and it's almost impossible for him to communicate anything to anybody.
Plot: child, nurse, stepmother, murder, affair, investigation, mute child, therapy, bored housewife, swimming pool
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Streets of Blood (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A police officer's partner has died during Hurricane Katrina, but he later discovers that his partner may have been murdered. An investigation follows, taking the officer and his new partner into the depths of the criminal underworld.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, bleak, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, murder, police detective, law enforcement, undercover, crimes, chaos and mayhem, gunfight, ghetto, graphic violence, drug dealing, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Caught in the Crossfire (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two detectives investigating a gang-related find themselves targeted by both gang members and crooked cops.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, gang, partners against crime, police investigation, partners, law enforcement, police corruption, investigation, rivalry, friendship, graphic violence, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Adiós (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In Seville, Juan is starting to enjoy his weekends outside of prison when tragedy strikes: his little girl is killed in what looks like an accident.
Plot: revenge, investigation, corruption, money, vengeance, prosecution, drug dealer, murder, prison, police, runaway, riot ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Kill! Kill! Kill! Kill! (1971)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Action, Drama
Country: France, Italy, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Interpol investigates the freelance killings of drug and porn peddlers.
Plot: murder, heroin, revenge, drugs, surrealism, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), exploitation, french giallo
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36%
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Kings of Crime (1988)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This is a story of a war between two powerful criminal gangs and their 'dons' (vory v zakone) in the communist Soviet Union. Corruption, cynical rhetoric, deaths of innocent people.
Plot: career criminal, murder, gangsters, corruption
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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True Blue (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Rembrandt Macy (Tom Berenger) is a maverick cop assigned to a case where the primary evidence is a woman's hand found in a pond. Investigators identify the dead, and Macy is lead into a young woman's past. Macy's primary path to ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, intense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, uncover truth, investigation, mind game, tough law enforcer, crimes, rivalry, law enforcement, police corruption, dishonesty, gang, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Contacto chicano (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: American and Mexican police operatives team up to catch gem-smugglers operating on the gulf coast in Texas.
Plot: murder, criminal gang, investigation, smuggling, revenge, italian mafia, shooting, song
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Family of Cops III: Under Suspicion (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Police Inspector Paul Fein (Bronson) copes with family troubles while also dealing with the possibility of advancement to police chief. Meanwhile, his son (Joe Penny)) is investigating the murder of a banker.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, car chase, chase, police officer, hitman, gunfight, police, mafia, corruption, urban setting, police corruption, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Harry Brown (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An elderly ex-serviceman and widower looks to avenge his best friend's murder by doling out his own form of justice.
Style: tense, bleak, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, murder, gang, loneliness, investigation, widower, crimes, vengeance, loss of friend, incompetent police, vigilante, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Lo negro del Negro (1987)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Mexico
Story: Based on the book by the same name, the film follows the exploits of Arturo "El Negro" Durazo, who was the head of the police department in Mexico City, we witness his crimes and his eccentric life, that will inevitably lead to his fall.
Plot: corruption, real life, revenge, police department, torture, greed, murder, arrest, undercover cop, assassination, police brutality
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Black Widow Murders: The Blanche Taylor Moore Story (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Elizabeth Montgomery plays serial killer, churchgoer, and grandmother Blanch Taylor Moore in this, one of her last films before her untimely passing. Childhood memories of her womanizing and abusive father fill Moore with a hidden rage towards all ...
Plot: marriage, priest, murder, investigation, serial killer, poison, black widow, court
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Young Savages (1961)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A district attorney investigates the racially charged case of three teenagers accused of the murder of a blind Puerto Rican boy.
Style: disturbing, clever, gloomy, rough, bleak ...
Plot: murder, racism, gang, juvenile delinquent, power relations, urban ghetto, urban ghetto life, social decay, social differences, jazz, dedicated lawyer, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s
Place: new york, harlem, usa, new york state, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Liberty & Bash (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Liberty, Bash, and their friend Jesse served together in a war in Central America. Now Liberty and Bash work with youths, helping them stay out of crime and becoming a positive part of the community. But Jesse has gotten mixed up with drug lords, ...
Plot: gang, vietnam veteran, drug deal, protection, police, violence, drug dealing, criminal, city, gun
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
No Code of Conduct (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A cop (Charlie Sheen), his partner (Dacascos), and his father (Martin Sheen) uncover a plot by city elders to smuggle drugs from Mexico into Phoenix, Arizona.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, gang, police detective, law enforcement, police investigation, drug dealing, partners, crimes, dishonesty, undercover, graphic violence, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Final Jeopardy (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A small-town couple find themselves stranded in an unfamiliar, and unfriendly, big city. Weaving in and out of the proceedings are a bunch of murderous criminals with names like DOA, Ice and Slash. The couple are in for a night that they won't ...
Plot: gang, chase, husband wife relationship, devastation, violence, fight, city, escape, night, terror, street life, manhunt ...
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30%
Nowhere to Hide (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Over the next 72 days, Detective Woo will push his skills to the limits and his team of cops to the edge as they conduct a manhunt for an elusive criminal. Woo takes the law into his own hands as the hunt becomes personal, and as his target may get ...
Style: stylized, realistic, rough, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, chase, partners, criminal's revenge, crimes, track down, master criminal, partners against crime, law enforcement, wooing, working undercover, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 90s
Place: seoul, south korea, hong kong, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Back in the Day (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young man slides back into a life of crime after reuniting with a shady acquaintance from his past.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, gang, racism, vengeance, police corruption, dishonesty, moral dilemma, fall in love, introspection, crimes, crime gone awry, starting over ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Third Wave (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Finland
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Johan Falk hasn't been working for over a year since he resigned from the police. Most of all he wants to move out to the countryside, but fate has a different thought.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: murder, organized crime, police detective, investigation, gangsters, dishonesty, law enforcement, tough law enforcer, gang, woman in danger, crimes, riot ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, sweden, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Point Blank (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A nurse is forced to spring a wounded murder suspect from the hospital when the man’s brother kidnaps his pregnant wife and wants to make a trade.
Style: tense, bleak, captivating, brutal, surprise ending ...
Plot: ambulance, police, hospital, gang, corruption, violence, escape, anger, betrayal, organized crime, police detective, criminal ...
Time: 2010s
Place: cincinnati ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
3 Acts of Murder (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In 1928 Arthur Upfield, Australia’s premier crime writer, plotted the perfect murder for his novel The Sands of Windee. Meanwhile, one of his friends, stockman Snowy Rowles, put the scheme into deadly effect, even before the book was published. ...
Plot: murder, writers, investigation, truck, missing person, camel
Time: year 1929
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Girl Is in Trouble (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Lower East Side bartender becomes entangled in a murder mystery involving a desperate woman, a missing drug dealer and the scion of a powerful investment firm.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, captivating, suspense
Plot: murder, murder mystery, blackmail, investigation, murder investigation, uncover truth, mystery, criminal, murderer, crime investigation, moral dilemma
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%